10b_PostmodernTwo_terms - The History and Theory of Modern and Contemporary Architecture Arch 350 Fall 2019 Postmodern Architecture II Postmodern

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The History and Theory of Modern and Contemporary Architecture Arch 350, Fall 2019 Postmodern Architecture II Postmodern movement: -Movement developed in the mid to late 20 th centyr -arts, arch, and criticism -marked a break in modern aesthetic -citation of historical style and forms -Archs: Robert Vanturi Gable Roofs Shape/ size of windows Open space in between Terms/Themes: Beaux-Arts The academic arch style taught at the école des B/A in Paris From the 1830s tot eh end of 19 th century Drew inspo from principles of French neoclassicism, but also incorporated gothic and renaissance elements, used modern materials, such as iron and glass It was important style in France until the end of the 19 th century Strong influence on arch in the US arch who studied at the B/A like Louis Sullivan Pastiche Type of art / visual that imamates the style of one or more artists Flattery Color and material imitation Acroterion Archtectual ornament placed on a flat surface (like a statue ) new

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